From Maverick To Meta-Entrepreneur: Naveen Jain’s Rules to Live By

Sanjiv Goyal
8 min readMar 10, 2021

By Sanjiv Goyal featuring Naveen Jain

What you will learn:

  • Success habits from Viome CEO Naveen Jain.
  • Two key phrases that fuel innovation.
  • How to think outside of the box
  • Why it is important to pivot to purpose post COVID.
  • What a meta-entrepreneur is.
  • How to adopt the mindset of a meta-entrepreneur.
  • How to leverage failure.
  • How to cultivate curiosity.
Naveen Jain, CEO Viome

Healthcare Industry Interrupted

Naveen Jain isn’t interested in predictability or stability. The tech industry maverick is crazy in all the right ways. If you want to read up on his extensive list of accomplishments click here.

For the purposes of this article, we will be focusing on his latest venture Viome and the mindset, habits, and skills that put him at the helm of a revolutionary company that is changing the healthcare landscape and making gut microbiome testing simpler and more accessible than ever.

Until the last decade, it was widely accepted that our genes determine the quality of our health. It was thought that if you had a genetic predisposition for a disease or…



Sanjiv Goyal

A futurist, angel investor, and Silicon Valley entrepreneur, Sanjiv Goyal, connects the dots and embraces disruptive technologies to global problems